Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
A place where crack cocaine is traded.
- ‘Dad's house isn't a crack house or on the verge of falling apart.’
- ‘Police plan to use new powers to shut crack houses and drug dens in Swindon.’
- ‘He visits all the hot spots, including shooting galleries and crack houses.’
- ‘People feel less safe in neighborhoods that show evidence of crack houses, drug dealing, and related violence.’
- ‘A couple of doors down from our home there was a crack house 15 years ago.’
- ‘In the ultimate of ironies, it looked like the station had become a crack house.’
We take a look at several popular, though confusing, punctuation marks.
From Afghanistan to Zimbabwe, discover surprising and intriguing language facts from around the globe.
The definitions of ‘buddy’ and ‘bro’ in the OED have recently been revised. We explore their history and increase in popularity.